Tour inside these fantastic properties.
Avery Coonley Residence (Frank Lloyd Wright, 1908) - Riverside, IL
The spectacular, meticulously restored main residence on the elaborate Coonley estate in Riverside, IL. First time on the housewalk.
Coonley Stables (Frank Lloyd Wright, 1911) - Riverside, IL
Estate’s former stables, rescued from demolition and transformed into a residence in the 1950s by Arnold P. Skow.
Oscar B. Balch House (Frank Lloyd Wright, 1911)
Prairie elements combine with the innovations of Wright’s later career in this transitional work.
Ernest Hemingway Boyhood Home (Henry G. Fiddelke, 1906)
A grand Prairie style residence and childhood home of one of the most important writers of the twentieth century.
Thorncroft Residence (William Drummond, 1912) - Riverside, IL
A classic example of Prairie School architecture built in Riverside to house teachers for the Coonley Estate’s private school. First time on the Housewalk.
Rothermel-Herron House (1886)
New to Wright Plus – a landmark half-timbered residence later expanded by the renowned Prairie School architecture firm of Tallmadge & Watson.
Paul Blatchford House I (1887)
An intriguing Stick style building with intricate woodwork and decorative glass.
Wright Home and Studio (Frank Lloyd Wright, 1889/1898)
An architectural laboratory for Wright's experiments with space.
Unity Temple (Frank Lloyd Wright, 1905-08)
One of Wright’s most sophisticated accomplishments, declaring a new era of innovation in modern architecture.
Robie House (Frank Lloyd Wright, 1908-10)
A masterpiece of the Prairie style and an icon of modern architecture.
A HOUSEWALK IN OAK PARK AND RIVERSIDE, ILLINOIS
Join us for the 41st annual Wright Plus, an internationally renowned architectural housewalk featuring rare interior tours of private homes designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and his contemporaries, plus entry to landmark Wright buildings. Celebrate architecture, design, Frank Lloyd Wright’s innovative vision and the talents of his fellow architects in historic Oak Park and Riverside, Illinois. Experience extraordinary living spaces and share an enjoyable day with visitors from around the world.
Want even more Wright? The Wright Plus Friday and Sunday Excursions are daylong trips to Wright-designed sites beyond Chicago. Luxury coach will transport guests to the B. Harley Bradley House in Kankakee, Illinois and the S.C. Johnson Administration Building and Research Tower in Racine, Wisconsin. Both tours are offered Friday, May 15 and Sunday, May 17.
The Ultimate Plus Package offers an extended weekend of one-of-a-kind architectural experiences and includes accommodation.
|$95 FLWT member; $110 non-member||Buy Tickets|
Limit 4 tickets at member price. Tickets are not refundable or exchangeable.
Tickets are also available by calling 312.994.4000.
Space is limited. Order early to ensure availability.
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND – Wright Plus 2015 Fast Pass. Avoid the lines.
A very limited number of Fast Pass tickets are available for those wishing to avoid tour lines.
Available only while quantities last.
|$595 FLWT member; $610 non-member||Buy Tickets|
Our Frequently Asked Questions page will answer most questions, including ticket information, housewalk logistics, directions and transportation, lodging, dining and shopping.
Wright Plus proceeds support the restoration, preservation and education programs of the Frank Lloyd Wright Trust.
Program subject to change due to unavoidable circumstances.